CALGARY, Sept. 2 /CNW/ - Boardwalk REIT (TSX:BEI.UN) today announced that
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Sam Kolias and Chief Financial Officer
William Wong will participate in the BMO Capital Markets 2009 North American
Real Estate Conference, to be held September 9 - 11, 2009, at the Ritz
Carlton, 160 East Pearson Street in Chicago, IL. Mr. Kolias will participate
with other REIT executives in a panel discussion on Thursday, September 10,
2009 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time.
The panel discussion will be Webcast and available in real-time at
Boardwalk REIT is Canada's largest owner/operator of multi-family rental
communities. Boardwalk REIT currently owns and operates in excess of 260
properties with 36,652 units totalling approximately 31 million net rentable
square feet, and is Canada's largest owner/operator of multi-family rental
communities. Boardwalk REIT's portfolio is concentrated in the provinces of
Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario and Quebec. Boardwalk REIT's
Trust Units are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, trading under the symbol
BEI.UN. The Trust's total Enterprise Value is approximately $4.0 billion.
Additional information about Boardwalk REIT can be found on the Company's
website at www.boardwalkreit.com.
For further information:
For further information: Boardwalk REIT: Sam Kolias, CEO, (403)
531-9255; Roberto Geremia, President, (403) 531-9255; William Wong, CFO, (403)